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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 11' South, Longitude: 16° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.07 meters/second, 1569.9 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.26 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 25' 27.1"975.38 miwest0° 09' 40.3"11.08 minorth975.73 mi
24 hours13° 38' 08.6"922.07 mieast4° 12' 01.4"288.71 minorth972.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 11:30 AM1197 km744 miles646 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeThu 8:30 AM2105 km1308 miles1136 nmWest W
MonroviaThu 11:30 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 11:30 AM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 11:30 AM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmNortheast NE
ConakryThu 11:30 AM2413 km1499 miles1303 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroThu 11:30 AM2420 km1503 miles1306 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorThu 8:30 AM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmWest W
AccraThu 11:30 AM2635 km1638 miles1423 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaThu 8:30 AM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmWest-northwest WNW
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